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360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
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The meaning of the word juridical is of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary.
|debilitate||weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble|
|salvage||rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved|
|entail||make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B|
|vain||full of self-admiration; conceited; without result; unsuccessful; N. vanity|
|acrid||bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent|
|chimerical||fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature|
|provenance||place of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come|
|circumscribe||limit; confine; draw a line around|